Laurel Glen Farm is looking for highly motivated, fast-paced individuals to work for the 2020 season and beyond. Our farm has been operating in Shelton for over 100 years, and we are committed to land stewardship and community. Ideal candidates are interested in agriculture, sustainability, and supporting the local economy, and dedicated to hard work.

 

Job Position: Farm Hand

 

Hours: Seasonal Part Time

  • Approximately 20 hours per week

  • Late April into November (weather-dependent)

  • Flexibility of morning/afternoon scheduling

  • Monday – Saturday availability ideal; candidate would work some or most of those days (can work around school day)

  • Reduction of hours as season concludes

 

Pay: $11/hour to start

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform physical labor including harvesting vegetables, planting, weeding, washing and packing produce, and other farm maintenance tasks

  • Accept assignment of tasks by farm managers

  • Communicate with farm managers regarding completion of tasks and farm conditions

  • Some exposure to retail operations including restocking displays and providing customer service

 

Job Qualifications:

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.

  • Ability to work in various weather conditions (ie. sun/cold exposure)

  • CT Driver’s License

  • Ability to work quickly, efficiently, and positively as a member of a team

Candidates should contact:
Victoria Rogowski

laurelglenfarm@gmail.com

Please provide specifics about why you are interested in the position.

247 Waverly Rd. Shelton, CT 06484

203-305-9179                 laurelglenfarm@gmail.com